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Voyage … Buenos-Ayres et … Porto-AlŠgre, par la Banda-Oriental, les missions d'Uruguay et la province de Rio-Grande-do-Sul (de 1830 … 1834), 1st edition, Le Havre: J. Morlent, 1835,
half-title, 4 lithographic plates including frontispiece, folding map, errata leaf, list of subscribers, spotting, contemporary maroon quarter morocco, rubbed, 8vo (23.5 x 14.7 cm), together with: Biard (Fran‡ois), Deux ann‚es au Br‚sil, 1st edition, Paris: L. Hachette et Cie, 1862, numerous wood-engraved plates and text illustrations, folding map, contemporary red quarter morocco, green vellum tips, extremities slightly rubbed, 8vo (24.5 x 15.5 cm), and 2 others (travel, leather-bound)
Borba de Moraes I p. 355 and 91-2, Sabin 35240 and 5134. 'Isabelle's book ... is full of interest, and precious in its Brazilian section ... This work is not easy to find today' (Borba de Moraes).